from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Through or by way of the skin: transdermal inoculation; transdermal medication.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Through the unbroken skin.
  • n. A transdermal patch or implant.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. through the unbroken skin; refers to medications applied directly to the skin (creams or ointments) or in time-release forms (skin patches)


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